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Monthly Archives: March 2016

<i>The Crucible</i>’s Jenny Jules on working with Saoirse Ronan, connecting with her character Tituba, and Donald Trump’s Witch Hunt

The Crucible’s Jenny Jules on working with Saoirse Ronan, connecting with her character Tituba, and Donald Trump’s Witch Hunt

by Celeste Montaño Ivo van Hove’s much-anticipated revival of The Crucible is finally on Broadway. The return of the Arthur Miller classic prompted considerable buzz in the months before previews,… Read more »

<i>Crazy Ex-Girlfriend</i> star Rachel Bloom on her musical theatre roots, her version of <i>42nd Street</i>, and why she would take <i>Hamilton</i> to an alien planet

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend star Rachel Bloom on her musical theatre roots, her version of 42nd Street, and why she would take Hamilton to an alien planet

  As the co-creator and star of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Rachel Bloom is changing the landscape for musical theatre. Bloom has combined her dark, smart sense of humor with a love… Read more »

Teal Wicks on Mary Barrie’s inner-strength and why the <i>Finding Neverland</i> cast is a special kind of family

Teal Wicks on Mary Barrie’s inner-strength and why the Finding Neverland cast is a special kind of family

  It’s immediately clear upon meeting Teal Wicks that she is vastly different from her onstage persona in Finding Neverland. While Mary Barrie is strict and stiff, the California native… Read more »

<i>Star of the Week</i>: Showstopper Keala Settle returns to Broadway in <i>Waitress</i>

Star of the Week: Showstopper Keala Settle returns to Broadway in Waitress

To know her is to love her; it’s a tired cliché but words that ring true when referring to Broadway star Keala Settle. Settle, who is best known for her Tony-nominated… Read more »

Lorin Latarro on the universal themes in <i>Waitress</i>, coupling choreography with Sara Bareilles lyrics

Lorin Latarro on the universal themes in Waitress, coupling choreography with Sara Bareilles lyrics

Lorin Latarro made theatre history when her name was announced as the choreographer for the new musical Waitress. Latarro, who served as choreographer for Broadway’s Waiting For Godot starring sir… Read more »

<i>A Matchless Match</i>: <i>Fiddler on the Roof</i> is making great strides as a leader in philanthropy, and how to get involved

A Matchless Match: Fiddler on the Roof is making great strides as a leader in philanthropy, and how to get involved

  It seems the best match of all is the current Broadway revival of Fiddler on the Roof and philanthropy. Fiddler has most recently joined forces with UNICEF. Producers of the… Read more »